Artist: Shibata ZeshinDate: c.1900Subject: Lobster (finely printed with lacquer pigment)Size: Oban design measures: 10.75" x 15.75"Medium: Japanese Woodblock PrintCondition: Excellent color, impression, condition. A few faint wrinkles in the very thin paper (barely noticeable)NOTE: A seldom seen design in this condition. Fine lacquer work in the printing which doesn't completely come across in the scan.
Shibata Zeshin (1807-1891) was a Japanese painter and lacquerer of the late Edo period and early Meiji era. He was known as an enthusiast of Westernization in Eastern art, and also as a conservative traditionalist, creating an interesting mixture in his body of work.
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